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Friend early 70 Been ill past 2 years Lethargy Severe blood

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Friend early 70
Been ill past 2 years
Severe blood pressure from high to low
Severe diarrhoea
Resting mainly in bed
Lost stone and a half
Addisobs disease suspected but ruled out
In hospital for 4 days tests revealed nothing
Now in bed constantly
If stands up blood pressure rises
Wife distraught
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
What is your question?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
What steps if any can we take to get support and answers to situation posed above
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Proper medical work up.
Needs a good internal medicine specialist.
needs to be checked for
Carcinoid cyndrome
Among others.
Simply ruling out addisons is not enough work up.
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